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by | March 30, 2019 | 04:03

The West fears a strong Turkey, which acts exclusively in its own interests, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , Trend reports referring to the Turkish media. Turkish financial regulators opened investigations into JP Morgan and other banks at the weekend, accusing them of providing misinformation in reports that stoked volatility in the lira.

by | March 30, 2019 | 03:52

Globetrotters take note, the world's 10 best airports have been unveiled. Tokyo International Airport or Haneda airport was ranked at the second position. There are two types of people in this world - those who check in at the airport and head straight for the bar, and the monsters who faff around the terminal, window shopping for everything they definitely do not need before moping around at a pace that would see a snail sigh with exasperation, all in a bid to get the full "airport ...

by | March 29, 2019 | 02:42

Pinterest was valued at Dollars 12 billion during its last fundraising round in 2017. Drivers who spoke with 10News say other states like NY require companies to pay a minimum rate of more than $26 per hour. The California-based ride-hailing company also said Tuesday that it plans more maintenance and fix centers that will offer discounts for its workers.

by | March 29, 2019 | 03:02

Also on the Sunshine List is Premier Doug Ford , who was paid $112,770 previous year in addition to Toronto Mayor John Tory who was paid $192,487. He was among the top 25 highest salaries in the province. Tamara Nugent, the board's director of education, tops that list at $196,797.10 in salary, plus $1,288.44 in benefits. Hamilton Health Sciences president and CEO Rob MacIsaac made $633,057, according to the list.

by | March 28, 2019 | 02:05

According to anonymous sources familiar with the matter, the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) informed Kunlun that owning Grindr constituted "a national security risk". The U.S. government calls Chinese phone and networking equipment manufacturers Huawei and ZTE "national security threats". Kunlun purchased Grindr twice - including a majority stake in 2016 and outright buy in 2018 - but did not submit either transaction for a CFIUS review, which is done when a ...

by | March 28, 2019 | 01:48

The high yield was around one basis point below where the notes traded before the auction. Benchmark 10-year notes last rose 13/32 in price to yield 2.3665 percent, from 2.412 percent late on Tuesday. Treasury yield curve is a bad sign for the S&P 500, which we expect to fall sharply over the rest of this year as growth in the USA economy disappoints", wrote analysts from Capital Economics in a note to clients Tuesday.

by | March 28, 2019 | 02:13

The International Energy Agency reported on Tuesday that global warming emissions reached a record level in 2018, despite efforts in the U.S., Europe, and China to reduce emissions with more sales of electric cars and cleaner power . Globally, coal plants are being shut down one after another and strong commitments are being made by leaders in the global "North". In the US , a year of memorable weather was responsible for about half of a more than 10% jump in domestic gas demand, the ...

by | March 28, 2019 | 00:58

Or the world's most expensive auto - the $19 million Bugatti La Voiture Noire - for you and 38 friends. The odds of a $2 ticket hitting the jackpot are more than 292 million to one. Can New Yorkers go four-for-four and win the top prize this time? At an estimated $750 million, a single victor would have the option to take a single lump sum payment of about $465.5 million, according to a Powerball news release.

by | March 27, 2019 | 05:05

The acquisition will have to get regulatory approval in a number of countries before the deal can go through, however, at the earliest in the first quarter of 2020. "This is a historic moment for the Middle East tech space", said Abdullah Al Dawood, chief executive of Al Tayyar Travel. Today, Careem now operates across 120 cities in 15 countries and has 33 million users and 1 million drivers.

by | March 27, 2019 | 04:45

International Trade Commission (ITC) is supposed to rule on the second case later today. Qualcomm also argues that if it can't enforce its patents, that will lessen the value of its innovation and give rivals like China's Huawei a chance to gain greater market share.

by | March 27, 2019 | 02:28

The recall relates to fruit marketed as California-grown conventional and organic avocados. The other states include Arizona, Florida , New Hampshire, North Carolina and Wisconsin. Avocados from Mexico are not subject to recall. Make sure to check the label and brand of avocados before buying them. The recall covered only the company's California-grown conventional and organic avocados.

by | March 27, 2019 | 01:56

Despite the modest foray into physical stores, Wayfair still generates virtually all of its roughly $7 billion in annual revenue from online purchases. Joining a growing number of internet retailers that are choosing to establish physical locations, Wayfair will open its first store in MA in early fall.

by | March 26, 2019 | 04:00

We wouldn't be surprised if both Broncos' dimensions are extremely close to those of their Wrangler counterparts. As reported by Automotive News , the dealer meeting took place in Palm Beach, Florida, and those in attendance were given a look at an early-build two-door Bronc, whose doors and roof sections can be stored in the vehicle's cargo area.

by | March 26, 2019 | 03:17

ENMAX is a utility that generates and distributes electricity and other services to customers in Alberta, Canada. Emera Maine is headquartered in Bangor and has more than 150,000 customers in the state. "Growing Enmax creates greater value for our shareholder, the city of Calgary, and by extension, all Calgarians", the company said in a press release, pointing out it that it has returned dividends to the city annually since 1988.

by | March 26, 2019 | 02:21

The pilot reportedly asked passengers to raise their hands if they wanted to go to Dusseldorf and everyone raised their hands. The plane remained on the tarmac in Edinburgh for 2.5 hours before taking off to its actual destination, and according to the above passenger they ran out of snacks and the toilets were blocked.

by | March 26, 2019 | 02:43

Naspers, which has a primary listing on the Johannesburg stock exchange, plans to list its global internet businesses on Euronext Amsterdam. These include some of the world's leading and fastest-growing internet brands, such as Tencent, mail.ru, OLX, Avito, letgo, PayU, iFood, Swiggy, DeliveryHero, Udemy, eMAG and MakeMyTrip.

by | March 26, 2019 | 01:37

Users will receive three percent back on Apple purchases through the App Store, Apple Stores, or Apple services. Apple News + is a new service whereby you pay one monthly fee-$10 in the US-to access dozens of other companies' magazines and newspapers.

by | March 26, 2019 | 02:07

Lenders to undertake a bidding process for its shares . They also pushed for Goyal to step down and his exit means he is no longer the chairman of the airline he had found in 1993 soon after India's drastic economic reforms, popularly known as liberalisation, were launched.

by | March 26, 2019 | 01:36

The company says they were sold in bulk across California , Arizona , Florida , Wisconsin , North Carolina and New Hampshire . The company also noted that no reported illnesses have been associated with this recall and avocados imported from Mexico and distributed by them are not included in the recall.

by | March 25, 2019 | 05:56

Both drivers and passengers will be able to rate each other using the Kater app. Cars will also be equipped with cameras for security purposes. Uber and similar companies are now barred from B.C. It'll pretty much the standard rates set by BC's Passenger Transportation Board , starting at a $3.25, with a $0.56 cost per minute and $1.88 per kilometre, with "no surge pricing at busy periods or on rainy days!".

by | March 25, 2019 | 05:39

GDP growth a year ago. The data show the stock market tends to turn sour about 24 months after the yield curve inverts. The broader S&P 500 index fell 1.9 percent. With yields falling and the Fed rate-hike cycle on hold, the stock could be stuck in neutral for the time being. Policymakers, in the Fed's statement, also forecast just one rate hike through 2021.

by | March 25, 2019 | 04:39

Each referral also receives an entry to win a Founders Series Model Y monthly and Founders Series Roadster, both signed by Musk and Tesla's chief designer Franz von Holzhausen. In its most recent filing , the SEC faulted Musk for failing to get any of his tweets pre-approved since that policy took effect in December. Only three weeks ago, Tesla finally delivered on its promise to sell an electric auto for only $US35,000 ($49,400 at today's rates) - unfortunately it will likely not be this ...

by | March 25, 2019 | 05:16

The low-priced carrier is looking to expand. Speaking to Xinhua over the phone, Vice-President of the "National Aviator's Guild" (NAG) Captain Asim Valiani said that there are around 1,500 pilots and almost 400 engineers who have been affected due to non-payment of salaries for over three months now.

by | March 25, 2019 | 04:53

Earlier this month, the company said it was in advanced talks with its lenders about additional facilities of "approximately £150m" as it looks to agree a long-term restructuring. "The board has remained open to engagement with Sports Direct throughout its refinancing process and has provided clear guidance on what would represent workable solutions that would allow Sports Direct to participate while also protecting the interests of other stakeholders".

by | March 25, 2019 | 04:26

However, this state of affairs is now under fresh risk as the granting of exemption from sanctions against Iran and continued imports from Iran will be used as a bargaining tool by the USA administration to bring India in line with sanctions against the Nicolas Maduro government in Venezuela, officials say.

by | March 25, 2019 | 03:03

General Motors (GM) plans to invest 300 million USA dollars at its Orion assembly plant in the US state of MI to produce a new Chevrolet electric vehicle (EV), said the US automaker on Friday. but has dropped the arrangement. She said GM needs to remain "strong" in order to continue to add jobs. "We haven't released the specific date yet", said Barra.

by | March 25, 2019 | 02:26

Powell said in a news conference that GDP growth is slower than expected and the Fed now projects 2.1 percent growth in 2019, well below the White House estimate, and just 1.9 percent growth in 2020. Also under consideration for the board is Herman Cain, the former pizza company executive who ran for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, according to the people, who asked not to be identified discussing Trump's private deliberations.

by | March 25, 2019 | 02:42

US unemployment decreased slightly to an unadjusted 3.8 percent in February. MA added 20,300 jobs from February 2018 to February 2019. Seasonally adjusted data show that Utah added 43,700 jobs in the yearlong period - roughly the equivalent of adding a job for every person living in Bountiful.

by | March 25, 2019 | 02:07

The tech giant recently sent out invitations for the March 25 keynote with the suggestive title "It's show time", which further fueled rumors that the now unnamed streaming service will launch next Monday. It's certainly possible, as it might attract new viewers previously unwilling to shell out the full cost for a monthly plan. While Apple may bundle some of these services together at a discounted price, we don't yet have details of how the bundles and pricing will work.

by | March 25, 2019 | 00:34

The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment on the reports it would list on the New York Stock Exchange. The filing comes a day after jeans maker Levi Strauss & Co's blockbuster debut, and ride-hailing service providers Lyft Inc and Uber are set to pursue much-anticipated listings.

by | March 24, 2019 | 04:57

The drawing scheduled for Saturday, March 23 could produce the first victor of 2019. The multi-state Powerball lottery game has gone 24 drawings without a victor dating back to the day after Christmas. "With yet another roll of Powerball, the jackpot is reaching historic levels", said Wisconsin Lottery Director Cindy Polzin. The current Powerball jackpot has rolled 24 times to reach its highest level in seven months since October's run reached $687.8 million.

by | March 24, 2019 | 04:40

Though United Airlines did not respond to The Daily Caller's request for specifics of their training initiatives, HRC's " Diversity Training on Gender Identity and Gender Expression " website explains that "to ensure compliance with employment policies, all employees should at a minimum have clear guidance regarding appropriate workplace behavior and the consequences of failing to comply with anti-discrimination policies that include gender identity".

by | March 24, 2019 | 05:22

The Chick-fil-a would've paid $366,507 annually in rent to the city as part of a guarantee of $2.165 million in annual rent from the company, according to the concessionaire agreement. "The press release issued by Council Member Treviño was the first we heard of his motion and its approval by the San Antonio City Council", the spokesperson said.

by | March 24, 2019 | 01:37

Year-to-date, BIIB has declined -24.49%, versus a 14.08% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period. Eisai will conduct phase 3 trials of BAN2401 involving 1,566 patients with mild cognitive impairment or mild Alzheimer's disease dementia with confirmed amyloid accumulation.

by | March 23, 2019 | 05:41

But what happens when those cars never reach their original owners? The sea claimed four Porsche 911 GT2 RS models this earlier this month, but the German brand will replace the cars destined for Brazil and restart production. In other words, the death of those four cars shall not be in vain. Those are words from a letter sent to would-be owners of the brand-new Porsche 911 GT2 RS , informing them the US$300,000 auto they'd ordered is on its way...